Repairs to start on storm battered sea defences at Whitecliff

WORK to maintain sea defences at Poole’s Whitecliff Recreation Ground will be carried out following damage to the sea wall exacerbated by the recent storms.

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Posted on April 24th, 2014 by Admin  |  No Comments »

£285,000 improvement scheme for Cloyfin Road welcomed

The verge widening scheme at the junction of Cloyfin Road with the Ballywatt Road and the Ballyhome Road will extend for 850 metres.

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Posted on April 24th, 2014 by Admin  |  No Comments »

Mark Carney highlights renewed risks in BoE shake-up

“In terms of the credit cycle and credit crisis, certainly if we knew then what we knew today, and had the powers and organisational structures that we’re putting in place ... we could have moved maybe towards Canadian outcomes [which was largely shielded from the most damaging effects of the crisis], with less of the severe tail that we’ve experienced over the last five years,” he said.

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Posted on April 23rd, 2014 by Admin  |  No Comments »

'No win, no fee' investment fund closes

In 2011, when it was first made available to savers, experts praised the fund’s radical fee structure. It charged a fee of 0.25pc a year, which is much lower than the typical total cost of about 1pc a year to invest in a fund run by a professional.

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Posted on April 23rd, 2014 by Admin  |  No Comments »

Swiss bankers say tax evasion was 'a business model'

The body representing staff at Credit Suisse and other Swiss banks reacted with astonishment to Mr Dougan's comments, saying it was "hardly credible" that the bank's bosses knew nothing of the practices.

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Posted on April 22nd, 2014 by Admin  |  No Comments »